Joanna Lipper's photographs have been exhibited nationally and internationally. Her photographic series on teen mothers was published in her book Growing Up Fast (Picador). She is currently working on a photographic series entitled Women @ Work In Africa. Seaweed Farmers in Zanzibar has been exhibited at San Francisco Arts Commission Gallery, International Museum of Women and Photo de Mer in Vannes, France. Chief Nike Davies Okundaye: The Power of One Woman was exhibited at Gallery of African Art (GAFRA) in London in 2016.